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Franco continues to shine in Reading

Published On: Jul 27 2013 06:56:14 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 28 2013 09:51:37 PM EDT

Franco continues to shine in Reading

Maikel Franco continues to show everyone why he's considered the Phillies top position player prospect.

It's been a little more than a month since the 20-year-old third base prospect was promoted to double-A Reading.

Entering this week, Franco was hitting .382 and had struck out only 12 times in 136 plate appearances.

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On Friday, Franco had three hits, including two home runs and five RBIs in the Fightin Phils win over New Britain.